Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950–1953
Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum
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Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950–1953 information
Opposite the little Potong tributary of the Taedong, there is the impressive Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950–1953, which was unveiled in 1993 to mark the 40th anniversary of the war's end. The sculptures reflect the different battles of the war; the Victory Sculpture is the centrepiece.